ICD-10-CM Code R93.6
Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of limbs
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
R93.6 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of limbs. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for R93.6 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 ExcludesType-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
- Abnormal finding in skin and subcutaneous tissue - instead, use code R93.8
- DRG Group #564-566 - Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with MCC.
- DRG Group #564-566 - Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with CC.
- DRG Group #564-566 - Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses without CC or MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'R93.6 - Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of limbs'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
Nonspecific (abnormal) findings on radiological and other examination of musculoskeletal system (approximate match)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code R93.6 and a single ICD9 code, 793.7 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.
Parent Code: R93 - Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of other body structures